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8:40am

Thu December 8, 2011
The Two-Way

Reports: Albert Pujols Has Signed To Play For The Angels

Originally published on Thu December 8, 2011 8:43 am

Albert Pujols, then of the St. Louis Cardinals, during the World Series in October.
Jamie Squire Getty Images

7:45am

Thu December 8, 2011
The Two-Way

Pusuke, World's Oldest Dog, Dies At Age 26 (Or 125 In 'Human Years')

Pusuke and his human, Yumiko Shinohara, in December 2010.
Yomiuri Shimbun AFP/Getty Images

Pusuke, a Shiba mix who last year was recognized by Guinness World Records as the planet's oldest dog, has died.

He was 26 years, eight months old. Or, about 125 in "human years," according to his owner.

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7:04am

Thu December 8, 2011
The Two-Way

Cricket's Sehwag Smashes Tendulkar's Record

India's captain Virender Sehwag celebrates his "double century."
Aijaz Rahi AP

Less than two years after India's Sachin Tendulkar achieved cricket superstardom by recording a "double century" in an international match, his record has been broken.

Here's how the BBC reports the news:

"India opener Virender Sehwag has hit the record one-day international score after smashing 219 from 149 balls against West Indies in Indore."

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7:02am

Thu December 8, 2011

7:00am

Thu December 8, 2011
The Two-Way

Top News Memes Of 2011: Pepper Spray Cop, Bin Laden, Steve Jobs

Originally published on Thu December 8, 2011 7:02 am

Spraying the Declaration of Independence (John Trumbull's "Declaration of Independence").
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Video of a police officer dousing Occupy protesters with pepper spray was one of the top three news-related memes of 2011, according to the analysts who follow this sort of thing at Know Your Meme.

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